'Fly Waco' campaign extended until 2014

After about five months of successful campaigning, the Greater Waco Chamber of Commerce has decided to extend its "Fly Waco Campaign". The campaign aims to increase usage of the Waco Regional Airport.  

VIDEO: Down Syndrome man has wish fulfilled as he receives over 1,800 Christmas cards

In upstate New York, a man with down syndrome received a tidal wave of kindness when his mother reached out to social media to make a wish come true.

VIDEO: Firefighter unknowingly responds to daughter's fatal car wreck on Christmas Eve

A community is rallying around a firefighter who lost his daughter in a car crash on Christmas Eve. And adding to the heartbreak, the firefighter found out about it when he responded to the scene.

Thailand: 1 dead, 129 injured in protest

BANGKOK, Thailand (CNN) -- Thailand's government rejected calls Thursday to delay elections following protests that left one police officer dead and more than 100 people injured, including 25 officers, police in Bangkok said. The unrest comes as d

Captive American Warren Weinstein feels abandoned and forgotten

[Breaking news alert, 10:41 a.m. ET] The State Department said it is "working hard to authenticate" the report of a video statement by Warren Weinstein, a U.S. government contractor kidnapped in Pakistan two years ago.

There yet? UPS, FedEx moving Christmas packages late

UPS has trucks up and running Thursday -- and hopes that holiday cheer may assuage the frustrations of angry customers. The shipping giant's backlog left some Americans with gifts missing from under the Christmas tree Wednesday. "We're terribly

McDonald's on employee resources site: Not lovin' it

It seems that McDonald's has finally realized how tone-deaf its internal employee resource website was. It has shut it down. The final straw? A tip on the site to employees to avoid McDonald's fare.

Top science and space stories of 2013

(CNN) -- It has been a thrilling year of discovery in many areas of science, but also a sobering time -- federal funding cuts threaten the future of innovation, and rising carbon dioxide levels foreshadow environmental and health challenges linked to

Price of stamps to go up 3 cents

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- The price of a stamp is about to go up -- and more so than expected. A panel overseeing the U.S. Postal Service approved a three-cent hike from the current price of 46 cents.

25 apps you should download right now

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- If you got a new smartphone or tablet for Christmas, you might be feeling overwhelmed when you start poking around the app store. Sure, you know about Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pandora, Yelp, Google Maps and Netflix.